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Medicare and State Health Care Programs: Fraud and Abuse; Issuance of Advisory Opinions by the OIG

Preamble guidance regarding the specific procedures by which the Department, through the OIG, in consultation with the Department of Justice, will issue advisory opinions to outside parties
regarding the interpretation and
applicability of certain statutes relating to the Federal and State health care programs.

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Final

Issued by: Office of Inspector General (OIG)

Issue Date: July 16, 1998

DISCLAIMER: The contents of this database lack the force and effect of law, except as authorized by law (including Medicare Advantage Rate Announcements and Advance Notices) or as specifically incorporated into a contract. The Department may not cite, use, or rely on any guidance that is not posted on the guidance repository, except to establish historical facts.